Mary Lou Flaherty, 72, of Geneseo passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at Hammond-Henry Hospital, Geneseo. There will be no services at this time. As per her wishes cremation rites have been accorded. Vandemore Funeral Homes, Ltd. is assisting the family with arrangements. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the family.
Mary was born July 26, 1940 in Clever, MO, the daughter of Earl and Wilma (Wilson) White. She was united in marriage to Lawrence H. Flaherty on July 6, 1958 in Bureau, IL.
Mary was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Faith. She enjoyed reading and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband Lawrence; 1 son: James (Bobbi) Flaherty, Geneseo; 1 daughter: Pamela Sedwick, Moline; 4 grandchildren: Madison Flaherty, Jami Vincent, Danny BuBon, Jenny BuBon; 3 great grandchildren; 1 brother: Earl White, Cambridge; and 1 sister: Shelby Welch, Princeton.
She was preceded by her parents and 1 daughter, Deborah Lynn.